TRUE BLUE Bluegrass Band

True Blue was founded by Jack Hatfield in the early 1980’s, making them one of most experienced bluegrass bands in East Tennessee. They perform traditional bluegrass with occasional country and acoustic pop/rock selections sprinkled in for variety. True Blue has entertained at hundreds of weddings, clubs, conventions, parties, festivals and receptions. They perform regularly at Blackberry Farms, the top-rated Bed and Breakfast in the USA. They also perform at Knoxville venues such as Wild Wings Cafe and Boyd’s Jig & Reel.

Well-known musicians who have worked with True Blue include Paul Brewster, Richard Bennett, Michael Reno Harrell, Wayne Taylor,Tim Laughlin, Roscoe Morgan and Chris West

True Blue is available to perform as a duo, trio, four-piece or five-piece band depending on the budget and the requirements of the event. Available for concerts, festivals, conventions, parties, receptions, weddings – any special occasion.  True Blue perform at Knoxville venues such as Barley’s, Social Dove, Wild Wing Cafe, Daddy Mac’s and Boyd’s Jig and Reel.


Jack Hatfield


The Inn at Blackberry Farms: Brian Lee, General Manager. 865-380-2086, 

WDVX Radio/Blue Plate Special: Red Hickey, host. 865-579-8009. 

Boyd’s Jig & Reel Old City, Knoxville: Gina Truitt, Manager. 865-805-1586. 

Barley’s Tap Room, Old City, Knoxville. Kyle Przbyszewski,  

RT Lodge: Gary Doyle, General Manager, 865-293-6413,

Blackhorse Pub and Brewery: John Dewey, Manager, 865-561-3855,

Dancing Bear Lodge, Townsend: Houston Oldham, Director of Operations. 865 448-6000

Barley’s Tap Room/Behind the Barn Concert Series: Maryville. Sarah Pirkle. 865-724-6507

Wild Wing Cafe: Roger Harb/WDXV Radio Booking Agent. 865-898-9784.

City of Knoxville: Aaron Browning, Director of Parks and Recreation. 865-215-1719.

Shamrock Festival: East TN Kidney Foundation. Katie Martin, Director. 865-288-7351.

Forest Brook Special Events: Mary McCormick, Entertainment Director. 865-719-3182

Daddy Mac’s Restaurant/Bar: Roger Harb, WDVX Booking Agent, 865-898-9784,

The Listening Room Cafe, Sevierville: Brian O’Shea,, 615 245-6272.

RiverView Family Farm Summer Concert Series, 12130 Prater Lane, Knoxville: Rachel Semanski-Williams 865 603-9347